Bhupinder Singh

  • BJP has a policy to marginalise those who built it brick by brick, says Hooda 15-04-2014 09:35 AM

    Congress leader and Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Monday took a jibe at the "internal politics" of BJP, saying the party has a policy to marginalise those who built it brick by brick over the years. "BJP has a policy to marginalise those who built it brick by...
  • Hooda mocks at BJP, dubs turncoat candidates 'Chinese maal' 06-04-2014 06:50 PM

    Taking a jibe at BJP for fielding turncoats in the Lok Sabha polls in Haryana, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday dubbed those candidates as "Chinese maal (goods)" which have "no guarantee". Mocking at BJP for fielding some candidates who deserted Congress after being "denied" tickets, Hooda said, "The...
  • Hooda mocks at BJP, dubs turncoat candidates 'Chinese maal' 06-04-2014 06:37 PM

    Taking a jibe at BJP for fielding turncoats in the Lok Sabha polls in Haryana, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday dubbed those candidates as "Chinese maal (goods)" which have "no guarantee". Mocking at BJP for fielding some candidates who deserted Congress after being "denied" tickets, Hooda said, "The...
  • Hooda lashes out at Modi, says Haryana way ahead of Gujarat 04-04-2014 08:57 PM

    Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Friday accused Narendra Modi of misleading people on the 'Gujarat Model' saying his state was far ahead of Gujarat in terms of development. "Gujarat model would indeed leave Haryana way behind its present developed status in case it is implemented in Haryana," he...
  • Hooda lashes out at Modi, says Haryana way ahead of Gujarat 04-04-2014 08:57 PM

    Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Friday accused Narendra Modi of misleading people on the 'Gujarat Model' saying his state was far ahead of Gujarat in terms of development. "Gujarat model would indeed leave Haryana way behind its present developed status in case it is implemented in Haryana," he...
  • AAP's Yogendra Yadav accepts meeting Rahul, Hooda 28-03-2014 06:32 PM

    Senior AAP leader and Lok Sabha candidate from Gurgaon Yogendra Yadav said on Friday there was nothing secret in his meeting Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. On the allegations about his meeting Gandhi and Hooda, Yadav said, "A delegation from Mewat met Rahul...
  • No "Modi wave" in Haryana, says Bhupinder Singh Hooda 28-03-2014 06:07 PM

    Jind: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Friday said there was no "Modi wave" in the state, claiming that people would vote for Congress candidates because of the development carried out by his government. "There is no Modi wave in Haryana. Rather there is a Congress wave in the...
  • Allegations of favours to Vadra politically motivated, says Haryana CM 27-03-2014 08:47 AM

    Gurgaon: The Robert Vadra land deals have put a question mark on the Haryana government. However, Harayana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has denied having granted favours to Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Vadra. Speaking to CNN-IBN , Hooda called all corruption allegations against him politically motivated. "The allegations are...
  • Narendra Modi is the most searched Chief Minister on Google 20-03-2014 11:43 AM

    New Delhi: As India inches closer towards general elections, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has emerged as the most searched chief minister on search giant Google. According to Google Trends, the Gujarat Chief Minister topped the tally, followed by Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa Jayaram, Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav,...
  • Huge blow to Congress, Odisha Opposition leader joins BJD 08-03-2014 03:35 PM

    Bhubaneshwar: In a major blow to the Congress, Odisha's CLP leader and leader of Opposition Bhupinder Singh has joined the Biju Janata Dal. Another senior Congress MLA Anup Sai has also joined the BJD. The announcement was made by the BJD President and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at his residence...
  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda pulls off record by laying 35 foundation stones 05-03-2014 11:53 PM

    Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda pulled off a record of sorts by laying foundation stones for 35 projects barely minutes before the Election Commission announced poll dates thereby beating the model code of conduct. ...
  • Venod Sharma quits Congress, likely to join HJC 05-03-2014 06:24 PM

    New Delhi: Former Union minister and Haryana Congress leader Venod Sharma on Wednesday quit the party and is likely to join the Haryana Janhit Congress of Kuldeep Bishnoi. Sharma, who is currently an MLA from Ambala, has been a close confidant of the state Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Sources...
  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda made illegal marriage: INLD 03-03-2014 10:50 PM

    Alleging that Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda had illegally married a woman and even has a teenaged son from her, opposition Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leaders on Monday sought his immediate resignation. Addressing media in Chandigarh, INLD general secretary Abhay Singh Chautala alleged that Hooda had married a...
  • Gujjars won't support Congress if reservation denied: Colonel Bainsla 03-03-2014 11:18 AM

    New Delhi: A day after the Centre cleared reservations for Jats in government jobs, Rajasthan Gujjar leader Colonel Kirori Singh Bainsla warned that his community won't support the Congress until it gets the same recognition too. "Our demands are more than genuine. Sachin Pilot has promised us reservation but nothing...
  • AAP calls Hooda property broker, says Ambanis rule the country 23-02-2014 05:08 PM

    Rohtak: Aam Aadmi Party launched its Lok Sabha election campaign in Haryana on Sunday where it tore into Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and accused him of being involved in corrupt land deals with Reliance. Addressing a rally in Rohtak, which is the home turf of Hooda, Kejriwal called him...
  • AAP to kickstart LS poll campaign from Haryana today 23-02-2014 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal will kickstart the Lok Sabha election campaign from Rohtak in Haryana on Sunday. This will be his first rally after he resigned as the Delhi chief minister. The party is planning to fight all 10 Lok Sabha seats and all 90 Assembly seats in...
  • Unidentified man hurls shoe at Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda 16-02-2014 05:50 PM

    Dabwali: An unidentified man on Sunday hurled a shoe towards Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda at Dabwali in Haryana. However, he missed the target. Hooda was attending an inauguration function in Haryana's Dabwali. The man who hurled the shoe at the CM has been taken into custody. The event...
  • Panipat: Haryana CM slapped by unknown person 02-02-2014 05:43 PM

    Panipat: Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda was slapped by an unknown person on Sunday while he was on his way out from Panipat. The Chief Minister was at a Congress roadshow in Panipat when he was assaulted. Hooda was standing at the front seat of an open Gypsy SUV...
  • Haryana assures jobs to kin of soldier, police martyrs 24-01-2014 09:23 PM

    A member of the family of anyone from the armed forces, paramilitary corps or police force hailing from Haryana who is martyred in the course of duty will be given a job on compassionate grounds, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said on Friday. The family of the martyr will also...
  • Hooda confidant Nand Lal Poonia resigns after court rap 02-01-2014 11:52 PM

    Haryana School Teachers Selection Board (HSTSB) chairman Nand Lal Poonia, a confidant of Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, resigned from his post on Thursday after a recent rap from the state high court. Poonia, a retired brigadier, was appointed chairman of Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) by Hooda in 2005...
  • RLD seeks support of JD(U) to unite people against divisive forces 24-12-2013 08:38 AM

    Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) on Monday sought the support of Janata Dal (United) to unite people against divisive forces like former Prime Minister Chaudhary Charan Singh did. Addressing a 'Sankalp' rally on the 111th birth anniversary of party founder and his father Chaudhary Charan Singh, RLD chief Ajit Singh asked...
  • Will not fight next election on Congress ticket: Gurgaon MP 09-11-2013 11:26 PM

    Gurgaon: Congress MP from Gurgaon Rao Inderjit Singh has written a letter to AICC general secretary and Haryana in-charge Shakeel Ahmed, saying he will not contest the next election on Congress ticket due to the "biased" attitude of Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Through the letter, which was written on...
  • Hooda inducts country's richest woman in Haryana cabinet 29-10-2013 02:32 PM

    Chandigarh: The country's richest woman, Savitri Jindal, was on Tuesday inducted as a minister in the Haryana cabinet by Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. This is the second time that she has become a minister in the Hooda government. She was earlier a minister of state in the 2005-09 Hooda...
  • Rajnath Singh attacks Rahul Gandhi, UPA for marketing poverty 20-10-2013 03:29 PM

    Sonipath: Bharatiya Janata Party President Rajnath Singh on Sunday took a potshot at the UPA government for marketing poverty. In a reference to Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi he said "yuvraaj (prince) of the Congress is marketing poor". "Sometimes he takes kalavatis name, sometimes he sleeps in a Dalit house...
  • Khemka says he has been charged as he cancelled Vadra's land deals 20-10-2013 07:58 AM

    New Delhi: Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka has indicated that the Haryana government's chargesheet against him could be a retaliation for cancelling Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's land deal. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Jyoti Kamal, Khemka has vowed to keep on fighting. Khemka clarified that he has not been...
  • Hooda defends khaps, says they don't order honour killings 05-10-2013 06:28 PM

    Chandigarh: Strongly defending khap panchayats (caste councils), Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Saturday said they don't order "honour killings" and most such cases involve relatives of boys or girls, whose relations are opposed by their families. The Chief Minister emphasised on the need to change mindset of the...
  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda announces 50 pc concession in bus fares for senior citizen 02-10-2013 11:44 AM

    Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Tuesday announced concession of 50 per cent in fares of Haryana Roadways buses to elderly persons of the state above the age of 65 years from January 1, 2014. Elderly women above 60 years of age have been availing this facility in the state....
  • Centre clears major road projects in Haryana: Hooda 18-09-2013 08:31 PM

    New Delhi: To help ease traffic in NCR, the Centre Wednesday cleared major road projects in Haryana including a Rs 100-crore six-lane flyover along Delhi-Jaipur Highway at Hero Honda Chowk and a new highway from Jhajjar to Dwarka via Dhansa border on Najafgarh drain at the same cost. After a...
  • Hope Chandigarh becomes India's first slum-free city: Manmohan Singh 14-09-2013 01:25 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday hoped Chandigarh would soon become India's first slum-free city, as he handed over keys to newly-built flats to slum dwellers. The Prime Minister arrived in Chandigarh on Saturday to hand over documents and keys to 10 flats to beneficiaries in a housing colony in...
  • Haryana govt to reward boy selected for NASA astronaut programme 13-09-2013 07:58 PM

    A teenaged village boy, selected by US' National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for its astronaut training programme, will be rewarded by the Haryana government, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said on Friday. The Haryana government will honour Ashish Kumar with its Pratibha Samman, said Hooda, adding he will also...